This magnificent rough stone came from the state of Minas Gerais
in Brazil and was named "Dom Pedro" after the two emperors of Brazil:
Dom Pedro Primeiro and Dom Pedro Segundo. Weighing 24,875 grams, this
blue variety of Beryl known as "Aqua Marina" or "Aquamarine" was 10,363
carats and 23 1/4 inches (59 cm) Tall. The largest aquamarine ever
located was the 'Papamel Aquamarine' at 552,500 carats, found in 1910.
The "Dom Pedro" stone was cut by Bernd Munsteiner to create the
sculpture "Waves of the Sea" (right) in 1993. This single Aquamarine
gemstone sculpture is 13 13/16 inches (35 cm) tall.http://www.dnaalchemy.com/Aquamarine_Crystals.html
A powerful crystal bringing the ability to think more clearly and
make quick decisions. The Elders used this powerful crystal to heal the eyes
Brings spiritual purification to one's entire being, as it allow the inner
self to better pursue one's Higher Ideals.
Keeps attachments to the mundane world in perspective.
Brings inner tranquility, calming nervous tension. Allows for clearer
Allows for communication with higher planes.
Invokes a high state of consciousness and spiritual awareness.
Gently realigns the spiritual and physical bodies.
Releases intuitive communication on all levels.
Provides an overall sense of well-being.
Works with the Throat Chakra, including the faculties of speech and
Promotes motivation and comforts in times of intense physical and
emotional release, while supporting one through the process.
Reminds us of love and caring through times of change in one's life,
path and purpose.
Brings about core soul repair.
Aides in soul retrieval and heals deeply on all levels.
An excellent stone to make changes in your life.
Assists you to hold true to your inner spiritual self.http://www.energy-healing-info.com/metaphysical-properties-of-stone...
Key Words: Communication, Communication of the Heart, Soothing
Chakra: Heart(4th), Throat(5th)
Aquamarine can help you speak your highest truth. People who have a
difficult time communicating can do well wearing a piece of Aquamarine
jewelry around their neck. It is especially helpful for communications
of the heart. If you are having a hard time expressing your feelings to a
loved one, start working with Aquamarine. It is also soothing. If you
suffer from anger, pain, or heartbreak, Aquamarine can help to soften
the pain. It can be very beneficial for those who are experiencing a lot
of grief. http://www.thatcrystalsite.com/guide/properties-glossary.php
Aquamarine is a stone of courage. It provides a
shielding property for the aura and the subtle bodies. It helps to
attune to more spiritual levels of awareness; for those who are involved
in spiritual development, it provides emotional and intellectual
stability and enhances the connection with the higher self. It enables
one to travel deep within the self.
Carry Aquamarine to provide a protective layer around your energy field
and create stability within your field.
Use your crystal to open up to spiritual energies and increase your
Chakras: Frontal, Soul Star, Third Eye, Throat
Astrological sign: Aries, Gemini, Libra, Aquarius, Pisceshttp://www.ehow.com/way_5313887_aquamarine-crystal-healing.html
The aquamarine is a semiprecious stone of the beryl
variety, making it related to emeralds. Because of its pale blue-green
color it has been associated with water since ancient times. Its name is
derived from the Latin for "water" and "sea." Aquamarine beads have
been found in ancient Egyptian mummy pits. The Romans were the first to
record uses for aquamarine gemstones as a healing agent.
As a Healing Agent
Because the aquamarine is associated with water, it is believed
to have curative powers over those areas of the human body relating to
water and cleansing. Thus, the gemstone is used in crystal healing
rituals concerning matters of the kidneys and the bladder or dealing
with water (or fluid) retention. The crystal is used for its diuretic
properties and ability to maintain a proper balance of fluid within the
body. As in ancient times, the stone is still considered helpful in
dealing with chronic issues, most especially those relating to digestive
problems. Drinking water in which an aquamarine has been immersed is
believed to help with an acidic stomach. It may also help with ulcers
and other inflammation. Modern crystal healers also use aquamarine to
deal with glandular disorders and as an aid in maintaining healthy eyes.
Additional Healing Benefits
Because aquamarine is associated with the throat chakra, wearing
an aquamarine necklace is believed to cure sore throats or even
tonsillitis. Aquamarine can also help with toothaches or aches of the
jaw in general. Wearing or gazing into the gem is said to produce a
soothing effect. Thus, aquamarines ease mental issues as well as
physical. Aquamarine is good for mental stress. It eases depression and
grief by gently brightening the aura. It can sharpen the memory and
improve mental clarity while heightening your awareness on all levels.
While calming the mind, it also stimulates creativity. And drinking
aquamarine water is thought to reverse the aging process. Aquamarine is
also worn to improve blood circulation.
Aquamarines are said to possess receptive energy and are ruled by
the moon. Their element of influence is, naturally, water. They are
said to imbue the wearer with psychic powers and feelings of peace and
courage. They are also used for purification. A simple tincture can be
made by leaving an aquamarine in a glass of water beneath the full moon.
It should sit this way for three hours. Then remove the stone and drink
the water both for purification benefits and to heighten psychic
awareness. As it has been since ancient times, aquamarine is carried as a
protective amulet while sailing or flying over water.
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'May we live in peace without weeping. May our joy outline the lives we touch without ceasing. And may our love fill the world, angel wings tenderly beating.' The Universal Heart Center http://www.moshayra.webs.com